Everyone’s favorite little green goblin Feed Me (Jon Gooch) has just announced via Twitter his impending retirement from DJing. In a series of tweets last night, Feed Me voiced his concerns on staying true to himself and his passion, defining DJing as “not an art”. After touring extensively in 2012 on his own impressive “With Teeth” Tour (pictured), this news comes as a shock to many. The talented producer has said Autumn 2013 will be the end of his live DJ performances.
You can read Feed Me’s full tweets below.
I really enjoy playing DJ sets, and it's an honour to be able to call it part of my job. However I've got a pressing feeling that its not...— Feed Me (@feedme) May 22, 2013
...what I'm supposed to be doing. Around Autumn time I intent to stop, at least for a while.— Feed Me (@feedme) May 22, 2013
What I really love doing is making music, art, telling stories; being creative. I don't want a situation where this becomes a back seat.— Feed Me (@feedme) May 22, 2013
Seems common to assume writing music means wanting to DJ - I started by accident? It's a fun and enriching social experience but not art.— Feed Me (@feedme) May 22, 2013